Boy with Dog

Medium:

Marble

Dimensions:

12" x 12" x 24"

Date Installed:

c. 1973

Art Located at:

In Memory of:

Mrs. Judy Tweed

Commissioned by:

Friends of Judy Tweed

Artist:

Dorothy Hobbs Boehm (1923–2002)

Artist Biography:

Dorothy Hobbs Boehm is the daughter of architect-artist Morris Henry Hobbs. She is a native of Toledo, Ohio, and grew up in Highland Park. Her first art projects were clay modeling, wood/stone/soap carving, linoleum blocks, and painting. Prior to her art career, she attended two Midwest universities and worked as a flight attendant. She and a friend opened The Clay Pigeon, a ceramics studio, in 1967. Boehm taught art classes for the Deer Path Art League.